Working their green thumbs
Local students plant flowers at town waterfront park
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifth graders from Weehawken's Theodore Roosevelt School teamed up with seventh through 12th graders from Weehawken High School to plant flowers at Waterfront Park last month. The students are memb...
Community mourns beloved priest
Fr. Michael Guglielmelli and sister pass away in car crash
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Kind. Compassionate. Humorous. Engaging. Irreplaceable. Members of St. Francis parish used all of those words last week to describe retired Father Michael Guglielmelli, who died in a car crash in M...
HECK, ELIZABETH
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A funeral was held June 6 at St. Mary’s Church in West New York for Elizabeth “Betty” Heck, 85, lifelong resident of West New York. She passed away peacefully June 2. Born to the late Ethel Miller ...
ISRAELSKI, RONALD P.
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Funeral services were held June 10 for Ronald P. Israelski, 75. He died June 4 at Jersey City Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, the son of the late Mary Ann Zeman Israelski and Ignat...
First scholarship announced for Memorial Day
PFC Salvatore P. Cemelli award remembers fallen Vietnam soldier
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A bit of rain didn’t stop the Weehawken Memorial Day parade from going forward on Monday, May 29. Everyone from veterans to local baseball teams marched to honor America’s veterans. This year’s ser...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
School rumor debunked
Superintendent says district isn’t eliminating school choice
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Superintendent of Schools Dr. Christine Johnson said last week that she heard from at least three families about a possible change in district policy, but it wasn’t true. She said that the ...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 250 250 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Our angel in heaven, Fr. Michael, aka ‘Fr. Mike’
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Dear Editor: Throughout the years I’ve written many poems about Fr. Michael and they were all sincere and happy ones, and I always started them with “God made a very special angel the day that he m...
Southwest Redevelopment Plan adopted
Council discusses new zoning for Washington Street and approves appraisal for Academy Bus land
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
After years in the making, the Hoboken City Council voted 8-1 to adopt the Southwest Redevelopment Plan, governing how 14 blocks of the land near the border with Jersey City should be developed by ...